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  India   All India  17 Mar 2017

India, All india, 17 Mar 2017

BJP is number 3 in West Bengal, cannot take on TMC: Mamata

The TMC supremeo asserted if the BJP can take on her party in West Bengal, the TMC would target the BJP in entire India.

17 Mar 2017 8:30 PM

Dismiss Goa Guv for dereliction of duty: Cong tells President

Sinha had invited Manohar Parrikar to form the government in Goa despite BJP winning less seats than the Congress.

17 Mar 2017 8:12 PM

Hold all-party meet to discuss EVM 'tampering' issue, Mamata tells EC

Incidentally, Mayawati has accused BJP of murdering democracy, saying that tampering of EVMs was responsible for her party's poor show.

17 Mar 2017 7:44 PM

After reports of ISIS threat, Taj Mahal gets extra security

A pro-ISIS media group published a graphic depicting Taj Mahal, one of the wonders of the world, as a possible target of the terror outfit.

17 Mar 2017 6:40 PM

Suspense shrouds BJP's pick for UP CM; Modi, Shah likely to finalise name tonight

The Home Minister, several leaders said, is a natural contender due to his profile and vast administrative experience.

17 Mar 2017 6:08 PM


How a Punjab farmer won an express train in battle against govt

Several courts in the past have unsuccessfully awarded trains to aggrieved farmers over unpaid dues.

17 Mar 2017 5:55 PM

'BJP has won, leave the village', posters tell Muslims in Bareilly

District Magistrate Surendra Singh said that the matter has come to his knowledge and the police have been alerted to maintain a vigil.

17 Mar 2017 5:30 PM

Fadnavis-led delegation to meet Modi over loan waiver issue for farmers

The move came following the Chief Minister's assurance in Maharashtra Assembly on Thursday in an endeavour to find a way to help farmers.

17 Mar 2017 5:04 PM

Uttarakhand Guv invites BJP's Rawat to form govt

Rawat is a former RSS pracharak and enjoys the support of BJP President Amit Shah.

17 Mar 2017 4:46 PM

Pak agencies suspected as Indian Sufi clerics vanish

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that she has taken up the matter with Islamabad.

17 Mar 2017 4:18 PM


100 policemen head to Justice Karnan's home, deliver Supreme Court warrant

On Friday, Karnan demanded a 'compensation' of Rs 14 crore from the apex court for 'insulting' him in public and causing him mental stress.

17 Mar 2017 2:40 PM

Political parties spent over Rs 5,500 cr on UP poll campaign alone: study

‘Every vote cast in UP involved a cost of about Rs 750, which is highest in the country,’ the survey noted.

17 Mar 2017 1:55 PM

No fatwa against reality TV singer Nahid Afrin, but some clerics aren't happy

A fatwa is a non-binding, legal opinion or authoritative interpretation of Islamic law that a qualified jurist or mufti, can give.

17 Mar 2017 1:53 PM

Calcutta HC orders CBI probe into Narada sting operation

The court directed the CBI to register FIR, if required, after completion of the preliminary inquiry.

17 Mar 2017 1:34 PM

Indians find loud people on flight annoying, tolerant to flirting singles: survey

Survey found that about 52 per cent find rear-seat kickers annoying while 50 per cent of flyers find boozers a nuisance.

17 Mar 2017 12:12 PM


Justice Karnan demands Rs 14 cr from SC for disturbing his mind, normal life

This came days after a bailable warrant was issued against him for his allegations against the SC and High Court judges.

17 Mar 2017 11:32 AM

Pune: Parents of 4-year-old heart patient write to Modi, seek financial aid

Aaradhya, suffers with a hole in her heart since her birth and the surgery for her treatment comes at a exorbitant price.

17 Mar 2017 11:07 AM

Goa: Money power proved stronger than people's power, says Congress

People of Goa defeated BJP but those who got elected on anti BJP vote sold Goa to BJP, he said.

17 Mar 2017 10:48 AM

Congress accuses BJP of 'manufactured majority' in Manipur

He also questioned the role of the Governor there and accused her of playing into the hands of the ruling party.

17 Mar 2017 10:44 AM

2 Indian clerics, including Nizamuddin Dargah head, go missing in Pak

The duo had gone to Karachi to meet their relatives on March 8 before travelling to Lahore to visit the shrine.

17 Mar 2017 10:32 AM